Category: humor

True identity revealed

I knew “Matt Kennedy” couldn’t be a real person. After all, most of the people who bloviate at his favorite stomping ground post under pseudonyms (not that I blame them, considering much of what...

How to report the news

This doesn’t need much of an introduction, and I couldn’t add anything that Neil Postman hasn’t already said. Note: due to language this one is “PG-13” or so. Wave of the ActionLiveNewsTeam microphone to...

Being a lousy friend on Facebook

The Oatmeal offers many delights. Today’s installment features examples of how NOT to be a friend on Facebook. If you are a Facebookie, you will laugh. Otherwise, move along. Here’s a preview. I will...

Live blogging the Republican response to SOTU

10:30:43 PM: Blogging: Live blogging the Republican response to SOTU http://bit.ly/9YM6Jg 10:30:50 PM: Watching Republican response. Looks like miniature US Capitol. Where is Mini Me? 10:33:20 PM: Good public policy should strengthen private sector’s...

Live blogging the State of the Union

8:49:34 PM: Obama arriving at the Capitol building. Wonder if he had any traffic tie-ups to contend with? 8:49:44 PM: Blogging: Live blogging the State of the Union http://bit.ly/dnSO14 8:50:49 PM: Pelosi calling Joint...

Knowing the mind of God (hint: God hates shrimp)

I wonder why, amidst all the fulmination about gay marriage and other violations of the Levitical code, more people haven’t hopped onto this bandwagon: God hates shrimp. Shrimp, crab, lobster, clams, mussels, all these...

Oh, TannenBOOM!

Here’s the perfect solution for disposing of your old Christmas tree. As the video says, “I think this really goes to what it means to be an American at Christmas time.” If you decide...

Social networking for eternity

I’m preaching two different sermons this Sunday for two baptism services. It is sorely tempting to use this photo for sermon fodder in one of my sermons. It would fit nicely with some commentary...

Wrong address

If the magi had taken a wrong turn, this is what the scene might have been. Of course, this is from the Life of Brian.